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Finch Residence

5 Queens Avenue, Waikuku Beach, New Zealand
5 Queens Avenue Waikuku Beach Canterbury 7402 NZ

A compact and modest low-carbon Passive House in Waikuku, Canterbury. Built with no concrete on reusable steel piles (Surefoot) and with internal linings made from upcycled packaging waste (Saveboard.) Construction management by Finbo Construction Project Management, built by Ethos Homes. Passive House and carbon consulting led by Jonathan Holmes of VIA architecture.

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Single-family residential
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Certification type:
Passive House Classic
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Team members

Business Role
Construct Drafting Services Ltd Architect/Designer
Finbo Construction Project Management Contractor/Builder
VIA architecture Passive House Designer/Consultant
Sustainable Engineering Passive House Certifier
Ethos Homes Builder
Edge Innovation Blower Door Tester

Project suppliers

Suppliers Supplied products
Pro Clima Airtightness membranes and tapes
Stiebel Eltron MVHR
Knauf Insulation Insulation